Pastor – Justin Runyan
Justin came to pastor BBC in April 2009. Justin has a passion for God and His Word. He is also extremely excited about global missions and BBC’s growing desire to reach the unreached with the gospel of Christ. Natives of Lebanon, Ohio, Justin and his wife Lauren are excited to now call Maryland home, having just purchased their first home.
Justin graduated from Taylor University in Upland, Indiana with a B.A. in Biblical Studies in 2004. Following his graduation, he began studying at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky, graduating with his Masters of Divinity in 2008. Justin has been in ministry since 2002 in churches throughout Indiana and Kentucky.
Justin and Lauren were married in 2005. They have three beautiful children, Luke, Audra, and Caleb.
Justin loves to write, watch Ohio State football, and play video games (when he finds the time). He works out religiously (every Christmas and Easter, according to Justin) and is trying to get in shape now that he’s crossed 30 years of age.
Administrative Assistant - Sue Lee
Sue began working at BBC in March 2011 to assist her husband who was focusing on writing. She has been married to Jae, a pastor, for 15 years. She has 6 wonderful children: Simeon, Hope, Jonah, Isaac, Elijah and Moses. She has a passion for family ministry and helping people with weight loss.
Sue came to the U.S. in 1987 and lived in Virginia until she got married and moved to Maryland. Sue is a graduate of George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She has not worked as a nurse in a while but gets to practice nursing unofficially, especially at home. Burtonsville has been home for 14 years and she loves her 5 minute commute to BBC and working in a Christian environment.
Sue loves playing volleyball, bowling, reading, watching movies and playing with her kids.